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Environment, power and society

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Published by Wiley-Interscience in New York, Chichester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecology,
  • Human ecology,
  • Force and energy

  • Edition Notes

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    StatementHoward T. Odum.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 331 p. :
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18434021M
    ISBN 100471652709
    LC Control Number71007122
    OCLC/WorldCa16213110

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